Potatoes Au Gratin

Potatoes are definitely my favorite side dish. I made this recipe for the first time ever, and DIED. After my roasted banana bars with browned butter-pecan frosting was such a hit at my friend’s partayyyy…. I decided to immediately...

Cracked Dyed Eggs

Cracked Dyed Eggs

I love dying eggs, but at some point, my egg always falls off of the dipper and cracks. And it’s always the one of the bunch that is actually turning out good for once. (Grrrrrrrr.) So, for that reason,...

Chef Salad

When I asked Mark if he wanted this salad, he claimed that he was interested in the meat and eggs ONLY. Rather than letting him pluck those out of this, I mixed the salad all up, sprinkled a little...

Buffalo Chicken Fingers

One of Mark’s favorite things is buffalo chicken. He loves it. On a pizza, in a sandwich, by itself…. (And this recipe works perfectly for all of the above).  I wanted to make him a little snack last night...

Sesame Chicken Wraps

  Trust me when I say that you can make SUPURB sesame chicken wraps in about 30 minutes flat. I used some seasoning mix to help. I tried making sesame chicken from scratch once and it failed (I’ll try...

Guacamole

  The hubs and I LOVE (love LOVE) having Mexican food on Friday nights. This wasn’t always our tradition and actually it just started recently when a new Mexican restaurant opened near my work. All week we look forward...

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala. OH so good. It’s my mom’s favorite (and becoming mine)… it’s surprising that it actually doesn’t take long to make. Moist chicken in a mushroom wine sauce, (maybe a bit of mashed potatoes?) … YES PLEASE!! My...

Chicken Parmesan Soup

OOOOOF. This was really good. It’s an amazing meal all on its’ own, or it would be excellent served as a pre-dinner treat too, in small portions. Orrrrr…GREAT for lunch with a grilled Panini maybe? Endless options,

Easy Cheesy Tortellini

This cheesy tortellini is TO DIE FOR- and it requires a very minimal amount of effort, (wahooo!!!) It’s great for a special dinner for a couple, but makes enough to feed a family as well. I mean don’t you...